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Virginia Tech Emergency Management provides a wide variety of programs and services designed to promote emergency preparedness, response, and recovery at Virginia Tech.

Programs are tailored toward departments, units, and student groups within the university. Services are widely availible to anyone in the Virginia Tech community.

Browse the information below for more details on each area, or contact Emergency Mangement at with questions or feedback.


Trainings and Exercises 

Browse the upcoming opportunities for emergency preparedness training and exercises.

Building Emergency Coordinators 

Learn more about how BECs support emergency preparedness across campus.

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Departmental Plans 

Review the process for submitting Emergency Action Plans and Continuity of Operations Plans for your Virginia Tech department.

Student Advisory Board 

Join our advisory board to help shape how preparedness is promoted to other Virginia Tech students.

Emergency Management Services

Hokie Ready App 

Download the free mobile safety app for just-in-time emergency information, safety resources, and much more.

WeatherSTEM at Virginia Tech

Explore the publicly accessible, on-campus weather station and set up a customized weather alert account.

Radio Loan Program

Learn more about requesting radios for campus events.

Preparedness Toolkit

Browse through our online library of downloadable emergency preparedness content.

Emergency Notification System 

Learn more about Virginia Tech's emergency notification system, also known as VT Alerts.